After completing this lesson, participants will be able to:
- Understand the various ways to save for college
- Understand the differences between general savings and college-specific savings plans, including 529 accounts
- Compare the various college savings options available to families
- Complete the MEFA Institute Evidence of Learning Form to earn 1 PDP for this lesson.
To complete this lesson, participants will:
- Watch the recording of the Saving for College webinar below
- Download a copy of the Saving for College webinar slides
- Watch MEFA's video, 90 Seconds with MEFA: Why Save for College?
- Watch MEFA's video, Too Early to Save for College? Too Late?
- Read MEFA's blog post, Should You Open a U.Plan or U.Fund?
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